PayPal crushes earnings estimates. The stock falls anyway.

PayPal crushes earnings estimates.  The stock falls anyway.

PayPal Holdings’ turnaround efforts are taking hold, as evidenced by the payments company’s third-quarter financial results released Thursday. PayPal stock is down 10% in response. PayPal (ticker: PYPL) earned $1.15 per share on revenue of $6.85 billion, according to generally accepted accounting principles. On an adjusted basis, earnings were $1.08 per share. stock.

The FBI says it has ‘credible information about a broad threat’ against synagogues in New Jersey

The FBI says it has ‘credible information about a broad threat’ against synagogues in New Jersey

CNN — The FBI in Newark, New Jersey, said Thursday afternoon that it has received “credible information about a broad threat against synagogues” in the state, according to a tweet from the office. “At this time, we ask that you take all safety precautions to protect your community and facility. We will share more information … Read more

Astros throw first combined no-hitter of World Series against Phillies

Astros throw first combined no-hitter of World Series against Phillies

CNN — Cristian Javier’s parents had a vision that he would deliver something special in Game 4 of the World Series. And the Houston Astros starter, with three of his other pitchers, would prove them right. The Astros on Wednesday produced the first combined no-hitter in World Series history — and the Fall Classic’s second … Read more

Glaciers at Yellowstone and Yosemite National Park on track to disappear in next 30 years, report says

Glaciers at Yellowstone and Yosemite National Park on track to disappear in next 30 years, report says

CNN — The climate crisis affects almost all regions of the world. But perhaps one of the most visible indicators of its impact is its effect on Earth’s iconic glaciers, a major source of fresh water supply. Glaciers have been melting at a breakneck pace in recent decades, accounting for about 20% of global sea … Read more

Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz is expected to be sentenced to life in prison Wednesday

Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz is expected to be sentenced to life in prison Wednesday

CNN — The gunman who murdered 17 people in 2018 at a South Florida high school is expected to be sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole, ending an agonizing months-long trial in which a jury declined to recommend a death sentence. Nikolas Cruz, 24, will face several of his victims … Read more

Netanyahu is back. Here’s what that means for Israel

Netanyahu is back. Here’s what that means for Israel

Editor’s Note: A version of this story first appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in the Middle East newsletter, a three-times-a-week look inside the region’s biggest stories. Sign up here. Abu Dhabi CNN  —  Benjamin Netanyahu is set to resurrect his political career and make an astonishing comeback as prime minister of Israel. Partial election results on … Read more

Theft charges dismissed for former manager of Marvel’s Stan Lee

Theft charges dismissed for former manager of Marvel’s Stan Lee

THE ANGLES — A Los Angeles judge declared a mistrial and dismissed grand theft charges Tuesday against a former business manager for Marvel Comics mastermind Stan Lee. Superior Court Judge George Lomeli dismissed charges against Keya Morgan, who was accused of stealing from Lee, as a jury deadlocked 11-1 in favor of acquittal after two … Read more

2 Koreas exchange missile tests near tense maritime border

2 Koreas exchange missile tests near tense maritime border

SEOUL, South Korea — Air raid sirens sounded on a South Korean island and residents there evacuated to underground shelters after North Korea fired about a dozen missiles in its direction on Wednesday, with at least one of them landing near the rivals’ tense maritime border. South Korea quickly responded by conducting its own missile … Read more

Univ. of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh expects Michigan State football players to face charges

Univ.  of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh expects Michigan State football players to face charges

CNN — University of Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh told reporters Monday that he believes the Michigan State University football players involved in a postgame fight at Michigan Stadium on Saturday will face criminal charges. Two Michigan football players, Gemon Green and Ja’Den McBurrows, have injuries from the game, Harbaugh said. “There has to be … Read more

The Parkland shooter’s victims face him in court one more time before he is sentenced to life in prison

The Parkland shooter’s victims face him in court one more time before he is sentenced to life in prison

CNN — Anxious survivors of the Parkland school shooting and grieving relatives of the victims face the gunman in court before he is sentenced to life in prison, testifying Tuesday about the loved ones and the sense of security he stole from them and expressing anger at a jury’s decision not to recommend that he … Read more